Release Date: Aug 13, 12, 12:00am

Video, YouTube (July 26, 2012)

A new study conducted at the University of Chicago Crime Lab in coordination with nonprofits Youth Guidance and World Sport Chicago and local Chicago Public Schools provides new evidence that B.A.M. (Becoming a Man), a program of group counseling and sports activities, significantly reduces violent crime arrests among participating students. In light of this success, Harper High School announces its implementation of the B.A.M. program in partnership with the Crime Lab.